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Table 3 Bivariable and multivariable analysis of factors associated with utilization of institutional delivery in Pawe Woreda, Benishangul-Gumuz, northwest Ethiopia April 2018

From: Utilization of institutional delivery and associated factors among mothers in rural community of Pawe Woreda northwest Ethiopia, 2018

Variables Utilization of institutional delivery COR (95% CI) AOR (95% CI) P-value
Yes No
Mother educational status
 Not formally educated 224 169 0.351 (0.164, 0.751)* 0.313 (0.127, 0.768)* 0.011
 Elementary (grade 1–8) 119 68 0.463 (0.210, 1.024)* 0.479 (0.189, 1.211) 0.120
 Secondary (grade 9 and above) 34 9 1 1  
ANC visit in recent pregnancy
 Yes 357 20 9.052 (5.772, 14.197)* 3.33 (1.80, 6.17)* 0.001
 No 159 87    
Maternal knowledge on benefit of institutional delivery
 Adequate knowledge 210 91 2.142 (1.541, 2.977)* 1.60 (1.043, 2.305)* 0.001
 Inadequate knowledge 167 155 1 1  
Decision power about place of delivery
 Just me 95 105 0.938 (0.516, 1.705) 0.942 (0.476, 1.863) 0.864
 My husband 21 25 0.871 (0.397, 1.910) 0.878 (0.358, 2.149) 0.775
 Both me and my husband 234 88 2.758 (1.540, 4.938)* 3.542 (1.790, 7.007)* 0.001
 My relatives 27 28 1 1  
Distance to reach the nearby health facility on foot (mins)
 ≤ 30 326 136 5.170 (3.509, 7.618)* 2.915 (1.823, 4.660)* 0.001
 > 30 51 110 1 1  
  1. * P < 0.25
  2. ** P < 0.05